Heritage Auctions: Dresden Collection of Hispanic and Brazilian Proclamation Medals

The newest monthly world coin auction from Heritage spotlights the Dresden Collection of Hispanic and Brazilian Proclamation Medals. This spectacular collection includes 150 lots, 90%...

Royal Mint Month Sweepstakes Monster Box of 2020 Silver Britannia Coins

The Royal Mint Month Sweepstakes To celebrate the long history of The Royal Mint, APMEX is giving one lucky winner a 500-coin Monster Box of 2020...

Monnaies Françaises: French Coin Reference 2020 Edition Available in November

French "Red" Book by Coin & Currency Institute ......   Monnaies Françaises has been the bible on the coins of modern France since it was first...

Third Coin in Low Mintage 50p Turtle Series Features the Leatherback

Pobjoy Mint is delighted to announce the third coin release in the stunning Turtles 50p series on behalf of British Indian Ocean Territory. The...

Don’t Miss the TOREX National Coin Show October 26-27 in Toronto

By TOREX ......   The TOREX National Coin Show, Canada's National Coin Show at the fabulous Hyatt Regency on King in downtown Toronto’s vibrant entertainment district....

Poppy Shaped Coin Among New Releases From Royal Canadian Mint

For the first time ever, the Royal Canadian Mint has proudly crafted an innovative poppy-shaped silver coin. The 2019 $10 Fine Silver Coin –...

Furka Pass Commemorated on New Silver Swiss Coin

2019 Christmas coin set also available from Swissmint   By The Federal Mint Swissmint ......   On September 12, 2019, the Federal Mint Swissmint launched a new 20...

World Gold Coin Profile – Gold Doubloons from the Guatemala Mint

Today we introduce you two extremely rare Gold Doubloons of Ferdinand VI from the Guatemala Mint, that Tauler and Fau hammered in Floor Auction 30,...

Gold Bars, Honduras Coin Rarity to Appear in Sedwick’s November Treasure...

By Daniel Frank Sedwick, LLC ......   A large variety of gold and silver shipwreck bars, as well as numismatic rarities, will attract excited bidding during...

Royal Canadian Mint Issues Coin Illustrating Canada’s Famous Shag Harbour UFO...

The Royal Canadian Mint's newest glow-in-the-dark collector coin tells the story of a unique and mysterious event that made the small village of Shag...

Pobjoy Celebrates Official Naming of RRS Sir David Attenborough with New...

In 2014, the UK government announced funding for the construction of a new polar research vessel for the British Antarctic Survey to replace a...

The Full Range of Numismatics: The Künker Fall Auction Sales

Künker Fall Auction by Künker GmbH ......   From October 7 to 11, 2019, four auction sales will be held by auction house Künker in Osnabrück....

Metal Detectorist Finds Hoard of 99 Anglo Saxon Silver Pennies

Anglo Saxon Silver Pennies By Dix Noonan Webb ......   Thirty years ago, a fortune-teller asked builder Don Crawley to pick three cards from a full...

Second Edition of Early Dated Coins of Europe, 1234-1500 to be...

By Coin & Currency Institute ......   The appearance of a date on a coin is something so obvious to the layman that it is taken...

Boaty McBoatface’s Adventure Continues With New 50p Coin From Pobjoy Mint

In 2016 the Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) launched a campaign to find a name for the UK’s new polar research ship. The nation’s...

MA-Shops: The Quality of a Coin – Important or Not?

By Joël van Dam - Owner, Joëlnumismatics, for MA-Shops.com ......   The question that is formulated in the title of this blog is a question that...

European Gold Coins and the History Behind Them – The British...

HISTORIC EUROPEAN GOLD Minted primarily from the early 1800s to the 1930s, European Gold coins were used heavily as currency during the times of their...

Bahamas to Eliminate the One Cent Coin, But Will the United...

Bahamas Cent to be Eliminated by Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for CoinWeek .....   While the United States continues pumping out billions of one-cent coins, the Bahamas will...

International Event Examines Future for Circulating Coins

A new international conference will examine the future role of circulating coins as they continue to play an essential and intrinsic part of cash-based...

Recently Announced Hoard Second Largest Find of Norman Coins Ever in...

Norman Coins Hoard by Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   After seven months of processing the find, the British Museum in London announced on Tuesday, August...

Mexican & Latin American Coins From Lake County Collection in Special...

As one of our periodic auctions of specialized collections of world coins , Heritage has just opened its auction of The Lake County Collection...

New Book on Gold Coins of Sweden First on the Subject...

By Coin & Currency Institute ......   Not since the publication of The Coinage of Sweden, in 1977, and Coins of the Swedish Possessions in 1980,...

Royal Australian Mint Releases Limited Edition Coin to Celebrate Wallabies’ Road...

By Royal Australian Mint ......   The Royal Australian Mint is showing support for the Wallabies’ bid to become World Champions, with the release of a...

CIT Salutes Those About to Rock with New AC/DC Coin

AC/DC: For Those About to Rock Cook Islands. 2 Dollars 2019. Silver .999. 1/2 oz. 38.61 mm. Proof. Mintage: 5,000. B. H. Mayer’s Kunstprägeanstalt, Munich. Description The...

Friendly Little Ghost Latest CIT Big Gold Minting Coin

Golden Little Ghost Palau. 1 dollar. N. d. (2019). Gold .9999. 0.5 g. Silk finish. 13.92 mm. Mintage: 15,000. B. H. Mayer’s Kunstprägeanstalt, Munich. Description The obverse...

Perth Mint: 2020 Australia Lunar III – Year of the Mouse...

These magnificent silver coins celebrate the Year of the Mouse, the first of 12 animals associated with the ancient Chinese lunar calendar. Those born under...

Biker Skull Silver, Gold Coins Latest From CIT Coin Invest Skull...

Biker Skull Palau. 5 dollars. 2019. Silver .999. 1 oz. Antique finish. 22 x 38.61 mm. Mintage: 1,750. B. H. Mayer’s Kunstprägeanstalt, Munich. Palau. 1 dollar. N.d. (2019)....

30 Years of Police Remembrance Commemorated by Royal Australian Mint

Police Remembrance Day Commemorative Coin by Royal Australian Mint ......   The 30th anniversary of National Police Remembrance Day to honor Australia’s police forces is marked...

AC/DC Commemorative Coin Series Goes to the Razors Edge

AC/DC: The Razors Edge Cook Islands. 10 Dollars 2019. Silver .999. 2 oz. 38.61 mm. Black Proof. Mintage: 999. B. H. Mayer’s Kunstprägeanstalt, Munich. Description The obverse...

NGC Certifies Impressive Waterbird Collection of Rare British Coins

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) has certified the Waterbird Collection, an impressive array of rare British coins spanning almost six centuries. The coins range from...